Beef demand demands taste

If it’s been said once, it’s been said a thousand times: People eat beef because it tastes great.  We know that beef is an important part of a healthy, nutrient rich diet. But the fact of the matter is, we’re willing to pay more (130% more than...

A cow is a cow is a cow….BULL

Mythbuster Monday talks variation If you have kids or pets, it shouldn’t be that hard to disprove this morning’s myth. You know that two people, or animals—even with the same lineage—can be as different as night and day. (Quick example: At 2 ½, my oldest will talk the...

Demand still favors higher quality

What a wild beef market these days! I’ve read articles that assume beef prices are going up simply because cattlemen have demanded more in the face of higher corn prices. Of course it’s not that direct, but true in the long run because of supply and demand. The...
Straightforward success

Straightforward success

Straightforward successGG Genetics awarded 2009 CAB Small Feedlot of the Year  by Laura Nelson A couple of empty semi-trailer trucks and a signed, blank check arrived at a southwest Montana ranch late one fall. The rancher helped load some of his best calves, and then...